The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stevenage region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Python over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 24 27 29
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +2
Permanent jobs citing Python 2 16 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 1.35% 7.51% 4.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.57% 14.41% 6.78%
Number of salaries quoted 2 16 2
Average salary £32,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.57% +5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
Python
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Stevenage region.

Programming Languages Category
Stevenage
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
56 111 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 37.84% 52.11% 62.77%
Number of salaries quoted 52 89 94
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,400
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +12.99%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Python across the Stevenage region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Python Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

Python
Salary Trend in Stevenage

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Python across the Stevenage region.

Python Salary Trend in Stevenage

Python
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Stevenage region citing Python also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Python.

1 8 (80.00%) Google
1 8 (80.00%) AngularJS
1 8 (80.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (60.00%) SQL
2 6 (60.00%) XML
2 6 (60.00%) Node.js
2 6 (60.00%) KnockoutJS
3 4 (40.00%) Degree
3 4 (40.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (20.00%) C
4 2 (20.00%) MySQL
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (20.00%) Linux
4 2 (20.00%) Wireless
4 2 (20.00%) Finance
4 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (20.00%) Embedded Linux
4 2 (20.00%) QA
4 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (20.00%) Product Management
4 2 (20.00%) GTK+
4 2 (20.00%) Google Apps
4 2 (20.00%) Relational Database

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Stevenage region citing Python also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Python. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (60.00%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 8 (80.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (20.00%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) MySQL
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Developer
1 8 (80.00%) Python Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) AngularJS
2 6 (60.00%) KnockoutJS
2 6 (60.00%) XML
3 2 (20.00%) GTK+
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
1 2 (20.00%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (20.00%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Google